4 Epiphanies That Change Lives For the Better

October 21st, 2014 | Added to: Interviews | Comments Off on 4 Epiphanies That Change Lives For the Better

Getting through tough times is much easier with a healthy perspective. Watch 4 guests share the epiphanies and turning points that helped get them through the hard times.  My favorite part of all of my interviews is when my guests share the turning point that changed their lives and got them into a happy place again. I get to hear what it was that made them shift their view of the world, changed their thinking, and helped them go from darkness into light.  Listen to Ross Szabo talk about how […]

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Stop Cutting and Self Harm – How She Overcame Self Hate

July 31st, 2014 | Added to: Interviews | Comments Off on Stop Cutting and Self Harm – How She Overcame Self Hate

Cutting and self harm. How to stop cutting and other advice from our guest who overcame self hate and self harm. My guest, Stephanie grew up in a troubled environment with a mom who was a prostitute and a father, her pimp. By eleven years old, both of her parents had passed away. She started cutting at just 8 years old as a means to cope with all of the trauma in her life.   She sits down to answer some common questions:   What are some of the ways that […]

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Cutting and Self Harm: Her Story

July 31st, 2014 | Added to: Interviews | Comments Off on Cutting and Self Harm: Her Story

Today we’re talking about self-harm and in particular, cutting. In the last 10 years, it appears that cutting has increasingly become a coping mechanism for adolescents. My guest, Stephanie grew up in a troubled environment with a mom who was a prostitute and a father, her pimp. By eleven years old, both of her parents had passed away. She started cutting at just 8 years old as a means to cope with all of the trauma in her life. Stephanie tells us what prompted her to start cutting, drinking, smoking […]

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Living On The Edge: Being Bipolar

June 17th, 2014 | Added to: Interviews | Comments Off on Living On The Edge: Being Bipolar

The truth about depression, suicidal thoughts and bipolar disorder. His story starts at just 16 years old, when Ross Szabo was diagnosed with bipolar disorder which escalated to depression, suicidal thoughts, anger control problems and psychotic features. At just 17, he was hospitalized for attempting to take his own life. He has found a way to not just survive, but thrive and has gone on to speak to over a million people on a mission to normalize mental health disorders.     Ross talks about what was going on in his life […]

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Learning To Stop Silencing My Emotions Saved Me

March 24th, 2013 | Added to: Kommunity | Comments Off on Learning To Stop Silencing My Emotions Saved Me

  My story starts in Colorado where I had recently moved with my parents.  We had come from northern California and I was a sophomore in high school.  I remember being so utterly devastated about being uprooted from the town I had lived in since the 2nd grade.  My sister and I shared a bunk bed that we were able to take apart because we had our own rooms in this new home. Our bedrooms were located in the bottom floor of the tri-level home. It was so cold in […]

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